LEARNING DIFFICULTIES

ADHD

ADHD is a common behavioural disorder that affects about 5% of school-age children. It can also affect people of all ages, and is considered a neuro-behaviourial developmental disorder by psychiatrists.

AUTISM

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a general term for a group of complex disorders of brain development. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors. 

DYSLEXIA

Dyslexia is a learning disability that can hinder a person’s ability to read, write, spell, and sometimes speak. Dyslexia is the most common learning disability in children and persists throughout life. Children with dyslexia have difficulty in learning to read.

OTHER LDs

A person with Dyspraxia has problems with movement, coordination, judgment, processing, memory, speech and some other cognitive skills. Dyspraxia also affects the body’s immune and nervous systems.